Join an experience like no other with a revitalizing Turkish bath session at the oldest Hamam in Turkey. Çemberlitas Bath is unquestionably able to upgrade your holidays. Except from offering you the chance to immerse yourself into the Ottoman bathing rituals, it is also an outstanding monument worth visiting. This Istanbul Turkish Bath activity is available on a daily basis, on any time that suits your schedule the most. Treat yourself with a pampering experience, release the stress, and unfold the majestic atmosphere of this notable hamam.
Our Istanbul Turkish Bath experience, invites you to embark on an ultra-relaxing hamam session. Upon booking, you will receive a confirmation containing important information regarding your chosen time. However, it would be great if you go the hamam a little bit early, as the building itself is truly imposing and monumental. The facility is located in the city centre, thus it offers easy access irrespective of where your hotel is.
What truly makes this activity special is that it takes place on a hamam that dates back to the Ottoman era, and remains fully operational until today. It was constructed on 1584 and forms one of the oldest companies in Turkey with non-stop operations. Back then, the hamam was constructed as a double-bath, one for men and one for women. Thus, there were two identical baths, the one next to each other. The entrance of the facility is impressive. 10 steps lead you below the road level, while at the top of the door there is an inscription with six lines and three columns. It is important to mention that, even today, women use a different facility that the one used by men as it is dictated by the hamam tradition.
Once you enter the hamam you will immediately receive a flawless sense of relaxation. The atmosphere sets the tone for what will follow; a fully immersive spa-like activity. At first, you will enter the hot room where the temperature and the steams will prepare your skin. During the hot room phase, your mind will start releasing the pressure.
After spending some time there, the attendant will offer you an incredible full body scrub. This process removes all the dead cells of your skin, allowing it to breath. Your skin will become smooth and soft. In addition, scrubbing improves the circulation of your blood. At the end, the attendant will offer you a foam massage. The bubbly foam will revitalize your skin and make you feel like brand new.
The Turkish bath experience finishes with the attendant washing your body. Once you feel the water washing your body, get ready to receive a unique blend of emotions. The whole process is a ritual, aiming in relaxing both, your mind and body. Experience the Ottoman bathing rituals and treat yourself with a revitalizing spa-like session that you will remember forever.
Visit the oldest operating hamam in Turkey, and enjoy the authentic rituals of the Ottoman bathing tradition. With our Istanbul Turkish Bath experience, you will receive an outstanding session of relaxation, rejuvenation of your body, and revitalization of your senses. This experience is ideal for people of all ages and forms the ideal way to treat and pumper yourself.
Available anytime you choose: What makes this experience special is that, you are free to choose when to wish to join. It is available on a daily basis, and on any time you want. However, Turkish bath is strongly recommended either at the beginning of your holidays or at the end, in an effort to start or finish your vacations in a relaxing way.
Çemberlitas Bath: The facility is one of the most iconic hamams in Turkey. This is because it was constructed during the Ottoman times and since 1584 remains fully operational. It is located in the city centre, so you won’t have any difficulty to access it. When the hamam was constructed, it was a double-bath, having two identical spaces for men and women. Back then, there were two different entrances, but today visitors are using the same entrance and then are directed to the respective bath. Upon entrance you will be impressed by the majestic structure and design. At the top of the entrance, there is an inscription with 3 columns and 6 lines. Take some time to admire and appreciate this hamam as it also forms a notable monument.
Revitalize your senses: Hamams are the perfect places to relax and receive interesting information, as they can immerse your into the long bathing tradition that started since the Ottoman times. Hamams use the very same treatments for many years and preserve their character and atmosphere. Once you enter, get ready to experience an ample, flawless sense of relaxation. The whole treatment plan is aiming in relaxing your body and mind.
Hot room: The session begins with the hot room. You will enter a room made of marble, in which there are high temperatures and steams. Relax on the marble and enjoy the serenity as your skin is getting ready to receive the treatments. The steams will also help you release the toxins and open the pores of your skin.
Full body scrub: After spending some time relaxing, the attendant will offer you a full body scrub. By scrubbing every each of your body, the attendant will remove the dead cells from your skin, leaving it clean and healthy.
Foam massage: A session of foam massage follows after the scrub, so that your skin can start smoothing off. The attendant will apply the soap and create foam around you with soft, massage moves, allowing some more relaxation.
Washing off: The last part of this experience includes the washing off of your body. The attendant will start pouring water on your skin, which is now soft and smooth. After cleaning your body, you will have some free time to relax a bit more before this experience is over.